The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 57 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.098% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.10% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -42.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% +1.66%
Applications Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
633 959 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.41% 94.39% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 611 421
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 56
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £34.61 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Developer across the Reading region.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Developer across the Reading region.

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
4 2 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile First
4 2 (33.33%) Bluemix
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Publishing
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Bluemix
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile First
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Xamarin